Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Zentyal

2010-11-11 Thread matthew byers
Zentyal is nothing more then the old all in one server ebox! (i used it before) This is not related to the Lubuntu distro. There are many linux respins that use lxde. Lubuntu is not (unless hidden from the public) in any way tailored to or around zentyal nor interacts with its development! On

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Zentyal

2010-11-11 Thread matthew byers
Well when you ask if there are any connections or communications it makes it seem as if your wondering if the two are connected. Better wording should be used next time maybe! ;) And look here for distros with lxde: http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Category:Linux_Distributions

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu v. LXDE

2010-12-02 Thread matthew byers
1. The primary difference between ANY distro is the package selection and desktop environment and yes that is where the primary difference between lubuntu and ubuntu resides. 2. Yes you can install any environment( *box) you like. 3. I have never looked at the contents of the metapackage/core

[Lubuntu-desktop] Panel bug

2010-12-28 Thread matthew byers
WARNING: If i am correct in the discovery of this bug it will make your panel disappear and force you to hard kill your system (unless you have Hot Keys setup to get to a terminal without panel!) So i think i have found a bug and here are the steps to reproduce: 1. Right click on panel and

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Dumb question...

2010-12-30 Thread matthew byers
In my understanding, no the iso is not updated. Once the OS is released than it only gets updated once you install and update it yourself. On Thu, Dec 30, 2010 at 2:46 PM, Tim Bernhard ohiom...@gmail.com wrote: Does the download image on Lubuntu.net get updated? I downloaded the 10.10 ISO I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Natty Alpha 3 released

2011-03-11 Thread matthew byers
Does that space issue only pertain to your account? Im asking because i have nothing in my allocated space for my ubuntu.com space so i would be more than happy to host iso from there if possible! On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 1:03 PM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le vendredi 04 mars 2011

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Natty Alpha 3 released

2011-03-11 Thread matthew byers
...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le vendredi 11 mars 2011 à 17:11 +0300, matthew byers a écrit : Does that space issue only pertain to your account? Im asking because i have nothing in my allocated space for my ubuntu.com space so i would be more than happy to host iso from there if possible! Only my

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Audio players - some thoughts RFC

2011-03-11 Thread matthew byers
@Andres, he is not trying to be a jerk or anything but as with any type of development there is a process. Once a application has been determined for a OS than work begins to ensure full compatibility and bug fixes. If you try and change up apps in the middle of development than you must start

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu and updates

2011-04-29 Thread matthew byers
I give a big +1 to ensuring wiki syntax standards are kept the same across the board. As a member of the wiki team (BT) i can let everyone know that there is a bt wiki channel available for questions along with #lubuntu channel. wiki channel: #ubuntu-beginners-wiki On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 12:34

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 11.04 released

2011-04-29 Thread matthew byers
Also folks please update the wiki page if you are offering a location to download lubuntu iso from. My direct link on wiki will be updated as soon as i get the chance to download new release and upload. Lets keep these torrents rolling as well!!! Lubuntu FTW!!! On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 12:47 PM,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu and updates (wiki standards)

2011-04-30 Thread matthew byers
These two are great start pages: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DocumentationTeam/Wiki this second page is more focused on guidelines and syntax: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WikiGuide On Sat, Apr 30, 2011 at 8:34 AM, Jonathan Marsden jmars...@fastmail.fmwrote: On 04/29/2011 06:10 AM, matthew

[Lubuntu-desktop] Translations

2011-05-01 Thread matthew byers
Hey folks. Just curious as to what is the process to start the translation process for lubuntu. ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe :

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New header

2011-05-03 Thread matthew byers
I do like the blue scheme but i suggest maxing how many topics are shown in each box to only 4. The orange lettering when looked at long enough for reading will start to blur together. The BT scheme only uses 4 topics as you can see compared the the suggested 5 topics. On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 1:15

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Well done!

2011-05-03 Thread matthew byers
Very Nice!! On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 4:42 PM, Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, It is with immense pleasure that I can tell the team that we are now at #4 on DistroWatch (http://distrowatch.com/index.php?dataspan=1) for the last seven days. This is an outstanding achievement. Each

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Benefits of Lubuntu being official (was: Re: Ask Mark session )

2011-05-05 Thread matthew byers
HA! I never knew peppermint was for off lubuntu!!! nice ;) On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 1:13 PM, Kendall Weaver kend...@peppermintos.comwrote: For the time being, I can go ahead and whip up a 64 bit .iso if there is any interest in me doing so. It shouldn't take but a couple of hours. I have most

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New mirror available : http://lubuntu.lafibre.info/

2011-05-13 Thread matthew byers
W00T!! Very nice!! On Fri, May 13, 2011 at 2:16 PM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hi, A French company offer us a mirror for all Lubuntu ISO (10.04 to 11.04) : http://lubuntu.lafibre.info/ I encourage you to download there, as we have some statistics on downloads :) Regards,

[Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: New mirror available : http://lubuntu.lafibre.info/

2011-05-13 Thread matthew byers
Sorry, sent to chris only on that one.see below -- Forwarded message -- From: matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.com Date: Fri, May 13, 2011 at 9:29 AM Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New mirror available : http://lubuntu.lafibre.info/ To: Chris cyber.dr...@gmail.com wiki has

[Lubuntu-desktop] more updating...expired domain

2011-05-13 Thread matthew byers
Hey i dont know if Mario Behling is still part of the team but they are listed as the owner of the lubuntu launchpad page and on there are some lxde links but since the lxde.org domain expired (2 May 2011) then all the other sub-domains went down as well to inlcude: http://lxde.org/

[Lubuntu-desktop] updated site

2011-05-13 Thread matthew byers
Hey folks i dont know who maintains the lubuntu.net site but i suggest it get updated to more recent information and download links cause as of now gilir's direct download is taking the brute force of downloads it seems. -- God Bless ___ Mailing list:

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] more updating...expired domain

2011-05-13 Thread matthew byers
, 2011 at 9:49 PM, matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.com wrote: Hey i dont know if Mario Behling is still part of the team but they are listed as the owner of the lubuntu launchpad page and on there are some lxde links but since the lxde.org domain expired (2 May 2011) then all the other

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Image files

2011-05-14 Thread matthew byers
IMO, the more the better. I will be updating the wiki to reflect my download location so the wiki will have three Direct download links on it. But i feel we need to also update this to reflect on the website to show all the available downloads. As of now if you go to lubuntu.net and hit get

[Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-16 Thread matthew byers
Per this page does this mean the listed packages require apport hooks? https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/TODO#Packaging Ubuntu / Debian tasks Also i thought packages in the ubuntu repository had hooks per this page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Apport/DeveloperHowTo#Package Hooks Or am i

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-16 Thread matthew byers
to stick to 10.10 until this is resolved. On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 2:01 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le Tuesday 17 May 2011 à 00:36 +0300, matthew byers a écrit : Per this page does this mean the listed packages require apport hooks? https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/TODO

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-17 Thread matthew byers
I used the startup tool in Ubuntu that gave the same results of the bug. On May 17, 2011 2:32 AM, Julien Lavergne julien.laver...@gmail.com wrote: Le 17 mai 2011 à 03:20, matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.com a écrit : Sounds like fun!! I assume any written now will be for next cycle

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-17 Thread matthew byers
...@gmail.comwrote: Hi, you can try making a bootable USB with Ubuntu mini-ISO, install a commandline system then apt-get install lubuntu-desktop. You can also try upgrading your existing 10.10 install. Regards! Mikhail On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 3:11 PM, matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.comwrote

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] apport hooks

2011-05-17 Thread matthew byers
in the official repo so you no longer need the add-apt-repository magic... ;) On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 12:05 AM, matthew byers faintstlsa...@gmail.comwrote: Well the mini iso idea as great a idea as it is, it proves to be a bit much for a user to simply want to install lubuntu! I just

[Lubuntu-desktop] packaging hooks

2011-05-17 Thread matthew byers
Hey folks, what is the supported method of getting apport hooks packaged? Is the process to do as brian murray suggest and: In the event that you write a hook for a package that you can not *upload* or need help getting sponsored, please report a bug about the package missing a hook. Then add the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] packaging hooks

2011-05-18 Thread matthew byers
...@fastmail.fm wrote: On 05/17/2011 02:39 PM, matthew byers wrote: Hey folks, what is the supported method of getting apport hooks packaged? Is the process to do as brian murray suggest and: In the event that you write a hook for a package that you can not *upload* or need help getting

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: busy box

2011-05-19 Thread matthew byers
Possible corrupt iso download On Fri, May 20, 2011 at 1:24 AM, Phill Whiteside phi...@ubuntu.com wrote: hiyas, anyone use VM machines and know what this error is? Thanks, Phill. -- Forwarded message -- From: Jens Leineweber j.leinewe...@gmx.net Date: Thu, May 19,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu base/minimal desktop

2011-05-27 Thread matthew byers
Sounds interesting. I would think that if you are leaving all other apps up to the user you minus well leave the browser up to them as well. On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 8:51 PM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.comwrote: Just been talking with someone about a spin of Lubuntu he made himself. It's

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] The need to improve Lubuntu bug filing

2011-06-04 Thread matthew byers
Per the post on the foums that i just read is all this questioning the need of a official forum for lubuntu? On Sat, Jun 4, 2011 at 8:52 PM, Lance lbsol...@yahoo.com wrote: I may have done a bit of a bad job explaining myself. I'm not too concerned ATM about the bugs I encountered, I'm just

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Some new apps

2011-07-03 Thread matthew byers
I'm not really satisfied with the applications which comes with lubuntu, Good thing there is a repository with hundreds of apps to choose from to get a system to your liking. Lubuntu is meant to be light on resources so having heavy applications installed on default defeats that purpose. As far

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Ubuntu Developer Week - Preparation

2011-07-09 Thread Matthew Byers
Well, team - Any other ideas? (I'm allowed screen shots in the presentation as well). Maybe some screenshots of resource usage doing various activites, IE: idle, watching a movie, web browsing, music, etc. On Sat, Jul 9, 2011 at 11:21 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le Friday 08

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread Matthew Byers
Awesome project idea. For starters i will suggest python coding standards, http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/ On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 8:43 PM, Stephen Smally eco.st...@fastwebnet.itwrote: Hi everybody, i'mt trying to do a user-friendly and light package manager ( a kind of Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] New ISO images available : Lubuntu

2011-07-27 Thread Matthew Byers
The image size will become smaller. On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 5:18 PM, gs linuxman...@att.net wrote: ** On 07/27/2011 12:08 AM, Lance wrote: This is excellent news. Hopefully Ubuntu QA will be able to add the Lubuntu images to iso-testing by either Alpha3 or Beta1. Once Lubuntu is

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread Matthew Byers
PCMan has expressed a very valid point. On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 2:50 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: A key question is, what makes your project lighter than software center? What's the bottle neck of software center? What makes it so heavy? Practically what will you do to make yours

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PPA for lubuntu-software-center

2011-09-07 Thread Matthew Byers
I am unable to install, i added ppa then updated then tried installing and it was unable to find it. stlsaint@stlsaint-lubuntu:~$ sudo apt-add-repositoriy ppa:lubuntu-desktop/ppa sudo: apt-add-repositoriy: command not found stlsaint@stlsaint-lubuntu:~$ sudo add-apt-repository

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PPA for lubuntu-software-center

2011-09-08 Thread Matthew Byers
wrote: Hey Matthew - to install it, run sudo apt-get update to update your repository list and then try to install it. Cheers, James Gifford http://jamesrgifford.com On Sep 8, 2011, at 0:40, Matthew Byers faintstlsa...@gmail.com mailto:faintstlsa...@gmail.com wrote: I am unable

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PPA for lubuntu-software-center

2011-09-08 Thread Matthew Byers
*ppa:lubuntu-desktop/ppa* in the popup that appears, simply reloaded and and searched for lubuntu. Cheers Gareth On 08/09/11 16:06, Matthew Byers wrote: Yes I spelled wrong at first but you can see via the rest of my snippet that I correctly executed the command. Is it under a different name

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] PPA for lubuntu-software-center

2011-09-09 Thread Matthew Byers
) ConfigParser.MissingSectionHeaderError: File contains no section headers. file: /home/stlsaint/.config/lsc/LSC.ini, line: 2 '[General]\n' stlsaint@stlsaint-lubuntu:~$ On Thu, Sep 8, 2011 at 1:30 PM, Matthew Byers faintstlsa...@gmail.comwrote: I readded and tried again but still not working. I will try another

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lsc pause

2011-09-26 Thread Matthew Byers
JFYI from a developer's viewpoint, 14 days of in-activity is quite some time! I would suggest actually installing say Lubuntu 11.04 and continue on progress. Especially to get a effective working release of LSC for in time of Lubuntu release. Just my two cents. On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 10:19 PM,

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Weekly meetings - Finding the right time

2011-11-15 Thread Matthew Byers
my vote would be for wednesday On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 4:33 AM, Julien Lavergne gi...@ubuntu.com wrote: yes, I forgot to check with the fridge. According to this, we will probably need to push it to 8 PM, or on Tuesday 6 PM. Regards, Julien Lavergne On Mon, 14 Nov 2011 13:45:15 +0100

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fw: Dropping i386 non-PAE as a supported kernel flavour in Precise Pangolin

2011-11-18 Thread Matthew Byers
Yes it will affect Pentium II. Do we have options of compiling the kernel within lubuntu to continue support. 2011/11/18 神癒礁湖 (Rafael Laguna) rafaellag...@gmail.com But there're Lubuntu users on Pentium II and similar machines. In fact they're happy an OS can handle those trashy computers and

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu 12.04 Alpha 1 Testing

2011-12-13 Thread Matthew Byers
I have had issue with downloading a iso without using zsync and then trying to zsync updates. I would suggest using zsync to download then continue to use zsync to update. On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 3:50 PM, Yorvyk yorvik.ubu...@googlemail.comwrote: On Wed, 14 Dec 2011 01:29:34 +0400 amjjawad